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Sue them all for 1MDB defamation, Tee Keat tells Najib after court threat against Liong Sik

09-Oct-2015 Intellasia | The Malay Mail Online | 6:00 AM

Prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak should sue everyone, including international media, who has accused him of taking money from state-owned 1Malaysia Development Berhad [...] » More

In criticism of his successors, Dr M says Malaysia needs leaders who look beyond self

09-Oct-2015 Intellasia | The Malay Mail Online | 6:00 AM

Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has said that Malaysia is in dire need of leadership that places the country above self-interest, as he pilloried the subsequent prime ministers after [...] » More

Malaysia to Host New Conference to Tackle Islamic State Challenge

09-Oct-2015 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

Malaysia will host an international conference next January focused on forging a regional response to combating terrorism amid a rising Islamic State threat, the [...] » More

Dr Mahathir says Najib’s actions have ruined democracy

09-Oct-2015 Intellasia | Agencies | 6:00 AM

In his latest outburst, former Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad said today (October 7) that current Premier Najib Razak’s administration has “destroyed [...] » More

Malaysia deploying assets to help Indonesia put out fires, says Hisham

09-Oct-2015 Intellasia | The Star | 6:00 AM

Malaysia is deploying its assets to help Indonesia put out fires in Palembang and South Sumatra. Ministry of Defence Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein (pic) made the [...] » More

Malaysia to lend amphibious aircraft to help Indonesia combat fires fuelling haze, defence minister says

09-Oct-2015 Intellasia | The Malay Mail Online | 6:00 AM

Malaysia has already agreed to mobilise their assets to Indonesia to help deal with the haze issue which is plaguing Southeast Asian countries, Defence minister Datuk Seri [...] » More

Malaysia’s royals make unprecedented call for action on corruption

09-Oct-2015 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

PM Najib Razak, already mired in corruption claims, faces new challenge after monarchy voices concern over debt-laden government-owned investment fund Malaysia’s royal [...] » More

Malaysia to assist Indonesia fight forest fires – Hishammuddin

09-Oct-2015 Intellasia | Astroawani | 6:00 AM

Defence minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein said Malaysia will direct its assets to Indonesia to help the republic fight forest fires. He said this is following the [...] » More

Malaysian Bar demands cops stop ‘harassment’ of 1MDB critic’s lawyer

09-Oct-2015 Intellasia | The Malay Mail Online | 6:00 AM

The police questioning of lawyer Matthias Chang, who represents detained 1 Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) critic Datuk Seri Khairuddin Abu Hassan, was a veiled attempt to [...] » More

MACC must seek greater public trust, says deputy chief

09-Oct-2015 Intellasia | Bernama | 6:00 AM

Efforts to increase public confidence in the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission must be stepped up, said deputy chief commissioner Datuk Seri Zakaria Jaffar. In 2009, the [...] » More

High Speed Rail: Singapore, Malaysia launch ‘market sensing exercise’

09-Oct-2015 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Malaysia’s Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) and Singapore’s Land Transport Authority (LTA) have jointly launched a “market sensing exercise” on [...] » More

Abolish BR1M and reduce GST, Putrajaya urged

09-Oct-2015 Intellasia | The Malay Mail Online | 6:00 AM

Some Malaysians have called for the 1Malaysia People’s Aid (BR1M) scheme to be abolished despite the high cost of living. They said the scheme was not effective in [...] » More

Malaysia Eyes New Regional Facility to Counter Islamic State

09-Oct-2015 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

Last week, Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak announced that the Southeast Asian state may soon establish a regional centre to counter messaging from the Islamic State [...] » More

Govt studying ways to bring in Syrian refugees

09-Oct-2015 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:00 AM

The government is still in the process of studying ways to bring in Syrian refugees into the country by studying various mechanisms involving cost, logistics and legislation. [...] » More

Mercedes-Benz Malaysia sales hit record high in 3Q

09-Oct-2015 Intellasia | Theedge Markets | 6:00 AM

Premium German automaker Mercedes-Benz Malaysia Sdn Bhd announced that it has sold 3,033 vehicles in the third quarter of this year (3Q15), up 109 percent from 1,451 vehicles [...] » More